Thinking Portfolio is an excellent tool for managing Lassila & Tikanoja’s development projects

Thinking Portfolio is an important tool in facilitating decision-making within Lassila & Tikanoja’s project operations. The application has also received praise for its flexibility with regards changes in procedures. For the fourth consecutive year, Lassila & Tikanoja is using Thinking Portfolio to help manage the company's project portfolio. When we started using Thinking Portfolio in a particular situation, we created a uniform internal project model containing the procedures necessary for both management and decision-making. We [...]

Case Study: Peikko Group

Transparency and clear reports reduce project workload Peikko aims at creating a real-time view of the overall status of projects. Peikko Group is an expert of concrete connections and composite beams, providing customers with innovative solutions that facilitate and speed up the construction process. Peikko Group has sales branches in thirty countries and production facilities in nine countries. It employs over 900 people. Peikko has a large amount of simultaneously ongoing development projects, and managing them [...]

Thinking Portfolio Advancing Research and Development

Thinking Portfolio has increased transparency in project activities and synergy between various industries. Mikkeli University of Applied Sciences (MAMK) is a place of higher education for lifelong learning. The university operates mainly in Southern Savonia. There are approximately 4,500 students in seven fields of study at the school. MAMK is a strong player in research, development and innovation. Research activities are focused on enhancing regional expertise and competitiveness. New products, services and operating models are [...]

Application Portfolio: an IT Management Tool in the City of Oulu

Thanks to an effortless implementation project, Thinking Portfolio provided instantaneous benefits. The City of Oulu is using both the Thinking Portfolio project portfolio and application portfolio. The decision to procure both tools was made simultaneously, and both portfolios were implemented within two months.  The project portfolio was implemented in November 2012 with the application portfolio introduced a month later. Juha Saarela, IT Specialist, City of Oulu, who participated in the implementation, says that Thinking Business [...]

Case Study: Finavia IT Application Portfolio

The objective of facilitating application management and reporting has been reached Finavia Oyj is a service company maintaining a network of 25 airports in Finland with an air traffic system covering the entire country. The company's services include, for example, security checks of passengers and luggage, runway maintenance and ensuring safe takeoffs and landings. The company uses over 300 different systems for handling these services, as well as the internal operations of various business units. Finavia was [...]